Divine

You travelled there alone –
you said – to discover
a hidden watercourse
under Devil’s Dyke

against received wisdom
and geological sooth
with a pair of readied rods –
almost as ridiculous

as a stooped detectorist
with his singing pendulum
We laughed at them
But should it greet you?

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